100 Most Popular Baby Boy Names in District of Columbia

In this section of the site we have data on the most popular baby names since records began in 1910 to the most recent data in 2021. These names are taken directly from the Social Security card applications for births that occurred in the United States.

The table below shows the top 100 most popular baby boy names for the latest year, 2021, with a total count for the number of births registered with that given name.

Rank Name Count
1 Henry 75
2 William 71
3 James 63
4 Noah 59
5 Liam 57
6 Theodore 57
7 Charles 50
8 Benjamin 45
9 Leo 45
10 John 41
11 Alexander 38
12 Jack 37
13 Joseph 37
14 Samuel 34
15 Dylan 32
16 Ethan 32
17 Logan 32
18 Lucas 32
19 Miles 32
20 Elijah 31
21 Michael 31
22 George 30
23 Oliver 30
24 Julian 29
25 Isaac 28
26 Daniel 27
27 Sebastian 27
28 Thomas 27
29 Amir 26
30 Jackson 25
31 Gabriel 23
32 Luca 23
33 Max 23
34 Arthur 22
35 Ezra 21
36 Kai 21
37 Mateo 21
38 Christopher 20
39 Simon 20
40 Asher 19
41 Graham 19
42 Luke 19
43 Zion 19
44 August 18
45 Caleb 18
46 David 18
47 Felix 18
48 Jacob 18
49 Jude 18
50 Milo 18
51 Robert 18
52 Amari 17
53 Ryan 17
54 Andrew 16
55 Carter 16
56 King 16
57 Mason 16
58 Owen 15
59 Messiah 15
60 Matthew 15
61 Cameron 15
62 Aiden 15
63 Adam 15
64 Jayden 15
65 Cairo 14
66 Levi 14
67 Micah 14
68 Peter 14
69 Remy 14
70 Xavier 14
71 Anthony 13
72 Antonio 13
73 Bryson 13
74 Elias 13
75 Nicholas 13
76 Nolan 13
77 Patrick 13
78 Aaron 12
79 Angel 12
80 Ashton 12
81 Declan 12
82 Evan 12
83 Finn 12
84 Ian 12
85 Joel 12
86 Jonathan 12
87 Joshua 12
88 Josiah 12
89 Kingston 12
90 Theo 12
91 Wyatt 12
92 Calvin 11
93 Wesley 11
94 Nathan 11
95 Maxwell 11
96 Malachi 11
97 Jace 11
98 Ace 11
99 Enzo 11
100 Adrian 11

Most Popular District of Columbia Baby Boy Names by Year

We have data on the most popular baby boy names in District of Columbia for each year since records began in 1910 to the most recent data in 2021.

However, 111 years is a lot of data to display, so in the sections below we'll show you the top 5 most popular baby boy names for each of the last 10 years.

Popular Baby Boy Names in District of Columbia for 2020

As you can see the most popular baby boy names in District of Columbia for births recorded in 2020 is William.

The table below shows the top 5 most popular baby boy names for the year.

Name Count
1 William 63
2 Noah 62
3 James 60
4 John 60
5 Henry 57

Popular Baby Boy Names in District of Columbia for 2019

As you can see the most popular baby boy names in District of Columbia for births recorded in 2019 is William.

The table below shows the top 5 most popular baby boy names for the year.

Name Count
1 William 86
2 James 71
3 Noah 62
4 Benjamin 60
5 Henry 60

Popular Baby Boy Names in District of Columbia for 2018

As you can see the most popular baby boy names in District of Columbia for births recorded in 2018 is William.

The table below shows the top 5 most popular baby boy names for the year.

Name Count
1 William 84
2 James 79
3 Henry 64
4 Alexander 61
5 Benjamin 59

Popular Baby Boy Names in District of Columbia for 2017

As you can see the most popular baby boy names in District of Columbia for births recorded in 2017 is James.

The table below shows the top 5 most popular baby boy names for the year.

Name Count
1 James 93
2 Henry 83
3 William 80
4 Noah 76
5 Jacob 59

Popular Baby Boy Names in District of Columbia for 2016

As you can see the most popular baby boy names in District of Columbia for births recorded in 2016 is William.

The table below shows the top 5 most popular baby boy names for the year.

Name Count
1 William 94
2 Alexander 76
3 Henry 75
4 Noah 65
5 Benjamin 63

Popular Baby Boy Names in District of Columbia for 2015

As you can see the most popular baby boy names in District of Columbia for births recorded in 2015 is William.

The table below shows the top 5 most popular baby boy names for the year.

Name Count
1 William 78
2 Henry 75
3 James 68
4 Alexander 64
5 Jacob 62

Popular Baby Boy Names in District of Columbia for 2014

As you can see the most popular baby boy names in District of Columbia for births recorded in 2014 is Alexander.

The table below shows the top 5 most popular baby boy names for the year.

Name Count
1 Alexander 75
2 William 73
3 John 71
4 Benjamin 64
5 James 61

Popular Baby Boy Names in District of Columbia for 2013

As you can see the most popular baby boy names in District of Columbia for births recorded in 2013 is William.

The table below shows the top 5 most popular baby boy names for the year.

Name Count
1 William 87
2 Alexander 77
3 John 70
4 Henry 69
5 Samuel 61

Popular Baby Boy Names in District of Columbia for 2012

As you can see the most popular baby boy names in District of Columbia for births recorded in 2012 is William.

The table below shows the top 5 most popular baby boy names for the year.

Name Count
1 William 94
2 Alexander 67
3 Henry 65
4 John 64
5 James 59

Popular Baby Boy Names in District of Columbia for 2011

As you can see the most popular baby boy names in District of Columbia for births recorded in 2011 is William.

The table below shows the top 5 most popular baby boy names for the year.

Name Count
1 William 73
2 Alexander 63
3 James 63
4 Daniel 61
5 Christopher 60

Data Source(s)

All of the data on this page is sourced from the Social Security Administration (SSA) and excludes any names with fewer than 5 occurrences in any geographic area.

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